Archive for the ‘Podcasts’ Category

Early pre-seed weed control – April 6, 2016

Canola Council of Canada agronomy specialist Ian Epp talks with host Jay Whetter about early pre-seed burnoff and when is TOO early to spray.

Harvest loss management – February 18, 2016

How much canola yield goes out the back of the combine? Two or three bu./ac. is fairly common. In this podcast, CCC agronomy specialists Angela Brackenreed and Shawn Senko, Alberta farmer Kevin Bender and host Jay Whetter discuss tips to reduce losses and improve profits.

Clubroot at Canola Discovery Forum – November 26, 2015

This podcast was recorded at the Canola Discovery Forum in Canmore, Alberta, on October 27. Canola Council of Canada agronomy specialist Dan Orchard, Alberta Innovates plant pathologist Ralph Lange and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada plant pathologist Bruce Gossen join host Jay Whetter to talk clubroot agronomy, genetic resistance and adapting to a future with clubroot.

Canola Discovery Forum review – November 4, 2015

Daryl Tuck, canola grower from Vegreville, Alberta and director with Albert Canola Producers Commission, Wayne Truman, canola grower from Redvers, Saskatchewan and director with SaskCanola, and Clint Jurke, agronomy director with the Canola Council of Canada talk with host Jay Whetter about highlights from Canola Discovery Forum. The forum digs into scientific discovery, research needs

Insects 2015 recap: Diamondback moth, swede midge and beneficials – October 23, 2015

Canola Council of Canada agronomy specialists Gregory Sekulic and Keith Gabert talk with host Jay Whetter about diamondback moths, swede midge, the beneficial insects that help keep them under control, and economic thresholds to help with management decisions.

Insects 2015 recap: Cabbage seedpod weevil – October 23, 2015

Canola Council of Canola agronomy specialists Keith Gabert and Justine Cornelsen talk cabbage seedpod weevil management with host Jay Whetter.

Insects 2015 recap: Flea beetles – October 22, 2015

Canola Council of Canada agronomy specialists Keith Gabert, Justine Cornelsen and Gregory Sekulic talk with host Jay Whetter about flea beetles and early-season crop stress in 2015, and management tips for 2016.

Soil sampling in fall – October 15, 2015

Canola Council of Canada agronomy specialists talk fall soil sampling — timing and techniques — with host Jay Whetter.

Conditioning canola for safe storage – October 7, 2015

Canola Council of Canada agronomy specialists Angela Brackenreed and Shawn Senko talk with host Jay Whetter about preparing canola for safe long-term storage.

Herbicide resistant weeds: Prevention and management – July 7, 2015

AAFC research scientist Neil Harker, OSU weeds extension specialist Angela Post and CCC agronomy specialist Ian Epp talk herbicide resistant weed prevention and management with host Jay Whetter.